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Stolen radio alert. VHF Astro Saber III

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I had a VHF Astro Saber III stolen from me at the Melbourne, FL hamfest of October 21st and 22nd, 2016.

I had four swap tables both days and some time between the late afternoon on the first day (Friday) and mid-morning on the second day, (Saturday) I discovered that I was no longer able to locate that radio. And I definitely did not sell it.

It's a fully featured VHF ASIII, Serial number is 310AXL0471.
Flashcode is 599108-1C5E00-1.

There IS a known suspect. A person known to be, in some circles, a one-man crime spree.
I will not reveal information on him in a public forum.

There's a reward for its return.
 
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Cancel the alert, the radio has been located. It was not stolen, it was misplaced while at my swap table, and ended up in a bin of radios that I sold off really cheap. That was my mistake. I found the guy who bought all those radios from me and asked him to look for the one in question. He found it and it will
be returned to me.

I will be paying him the reward. It's only right to do so.
 
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Cancel the alert, the radio has been located. It was not stolen, it was misplaced while at my swap table, and ended up in a bin of radios that I sold off really cheap. That was my mistake. I found the guy who bought all those radios from me and asked him to look for the one in question. He found it and it will
be returned to me.

I will be paying him the reward. It's only right to do so.
Crap we almost got a confession out of him. All those hours of trying to persuade him went to waste. Good to know someone who bought radios from you found it. Still hope in humanity.
 
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